Biotique Body Powder claims that this is an Ayurvedic Medicine and not a cosmetic product as it contains therapeutic properties. Red Sandalwood is generally used in Ayurvedic Medicine as an antiseptic, wound healing agent, and as an anti acne treatment. In Siddha medicine, Basil is used for treating pimples on the face Biotique Basil and Red Sandalwood Body Talc is fine superior grade talc that gives a smooth, cooling effect to skin after bathing. It contains extracts of Margosa, Basil, Red Sandalwood along with Sandalwood powder. It provides day-long protection from perspiration and bad odour.